Letter from Mary W. Driskill to Mag Caldwell and Martha W. Harris, February the 2nd 1863
Date: Feb. 02 1863 |
Letter from Mary W. Driskill of Brownsville, in Paulding County Georgia, to her sisters Mag Caldwell and Martha W. Harris in North Carolina. Mary and her young daughter are living alone on a farm while her husband serves in the Confederate Army at Vicksburg. She discusses life on the farm during the war, high food prices, being injured in a fall from a horse, and a new factory job. more...